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Letter to the Polish Government

To whom it may concern. Please forgive my lack of Polish. I am a British immigrant to your country. I ...
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Wong’s Water Pot (Part 2 of 2)

My only fictional story in the first person. Other fiction has always been in third person. Any critique or comment ...
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Chapter 24: Tower of the Sun

Chapter 24 of the City of Gargoyles: Book 2 of the Light-Father Trilogy  Snatched from the jaws of death, Surl is ...
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Birthday Musings (April 2018)

So now I am thirty-eight years old. And, not for the first time, I am having to rebuild my life ...
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Wong’s Water Pot (Part 1 of 2)

My only fictional story in the first person. Other fiction has always been in third person. Any critique or comment ...
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Some Thoughts on Feminism

Imagine this scenario. Your ancestors have lived in Britain for centuries, most likely for millennia. They were not the landowners ...
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Depressurized

new, sci fi prose poem ...
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English Spelling Reform

The upheavals of the Middle English period (1100 – 1500) have left the English language, in terms of spelling at ...
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The Smile of a Logician

For the time being the time being is preoccupied. PM if you wish but please respect the current notice. - ...
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A little help

Do littlest of things to help others. You'll never feel left out Never ever be depressed, morose Your life, up ...
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Cloudburst

riding the storm The skies were filled with formidable clouds that burst in reckless fury wreaking chaos, havoc and disaster ...
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The softness of your light

The lights in yonder window lifts my spirit out of space to everlasting light of glory in the view of ...
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as mob rule swells did I hear:

  I usually swerve socio-political writing but I caught a snatch of radio and this sprung into mind - it's ...
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Thankfulness

edited repost, old enough, re-titled  ...
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Minotaur in love

edited repost, an oldie ...
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Eighty-Three East

Five hours until my train so I buy some soothing cream and repelling powder and stand smearing rubbing pouring throwing ...
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Lash a Mind Sure

Arsonists howl, “Apostate!”, hate from the bowel, “Apostate!” Chasing the tale they have not read, burning, they growl, “Apostate!” The ...
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summer lovin’

summer lovin’   for two mad weeks in Mablethorpe, in Jen’s mind, though not in mine, we were nothing more ...
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High time

High time Tonsured lands of Amazon! Lungs of the world, severed? What a pity! Disappearing trees Write burning stories of ...
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